Villa Serena

Las Galeras, Dominican Republic

89 reviews
Excellent beach hotel. Close to the beach. Great room. Awesome vibe.
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  • Wi-Fi
  • Parking
  • Restaurant
  • 24h Service
  • TV
  • Fitness
  • Room
    • Double Bed
    • Bathroom
    • Safe
    • Internet Access
    • Shower
    • King-size Bed
    • Hairdryer
    • Tiling
    • Air conditioning (individually regulated)
    • Minibar
    • Bathtub
    • Fridge
    • Air conditioning (centrally regulated)
    • Balcony/Terrace
  • Facility
    • Bicycle Cellar
    • Laundry Service
    • Hotel Room Safe
    • Currency Exchange
    • WLAN access
    • Room Service
    • Air conditioning
    • Public Internet Access
    • Bicycle Hire
  • Food
    • à la carte Dinner
    • à la carte Lunch
    • Breakfast Served
    • Half Board
    • Continental Breakfast
    • Lounge Chairs
    • Sun terrace
    • Outdoor Pool(s)
    • Diving
    • Number of Pools
    • Massage
    • Canoe
    • Cycling/Mountain Biking
    • Horse Riding
Las Galeras Samaná
657 ft to downtown


This charming beach hotel lies within 5 hours of Santo Domingo and less then 4 hours from Puerto Plata and Santiago. Guests will find a town centre with shops, restaurants, bars, pubs and nightlife spots within 200 metres of the accommodation. The local beach can be reached in 2 minutes on foot, whilst sights such as El Rincon Beach (15 minutes by public transport), Samana (45 minutes by public transport), Los Haitises National Park (1 hour by public transport) and Limon Waterfall (1 hour by public transport) are all nearby.


This hotel was built in 1993. Travellers can feel at home in one of the 21 rooms. Services and facilities at the hotel include a safe, a currency exchange service, a restaurant, a dining area, a breakfast room, room service and a laundry service. Wireless internet access is available to guests in the public areas. There is also a garden. Those arriving in their own vehicles can leave them in the car park of the establishment. Travellers can also use the bicycle storage facilities. Active guests can make use of the bicycle hire service to explore the surrounding area.


Rooms feature air conditioning, a fan and a bathroom. Most rooms feature a balcony with a view for guests' enjoyment. Some of the accommodation units offer a beautiful sea view. The rooms have a double bed or a king-size bed. There is also a safe. Additional features include a fridge and a mini fridge. Internet access and WiFi add to the comfort of the holiday. A shower and a bathtub can be found in the bathrooms. A hairdryer can also be found in each of the bathrooms.


The accommodation features various options for cooling off on hot days, including a pool and an outdoor pool. Sun loungers provide a great place to sunbathe. Those wishing to enjoy sports whilst on holiday can enjoy on-site biking/mountain biking. For a fee, horse riding is is also available. A wide range of sports are available, including water sports such as canoeing, kayaking and snorkelling, or for a fee, diving. Guests of the hotel can enjoy indoor activities, including yoga.


Catering options available at the establishment include bed and breakfast and half board. Breakfast, lunch and dinner are available.


All major credit cards, including American Express, VISA and MasterCard, are accepted for payment.


  • WiFi
    "Good internet service"

    "Good internet service."

  • Cleanliness

    "Clean hotel facilities." "Clean rooms."

  • Location
    "Great location"

    Tranquil location. Good location.

    "Excellent location close to the beach."

  • Value for money
    "Best value for money"

    The best price.

    "Best value for money."

  • Amenities
    "Great amenities"

    Beautiful gardens. Nice garden.

    "Good amenities and hotel building is acceptable."

  • Service
    "Fantastic service"

    Staff friendly. Staff super nice. Good service.

    "Service is welcoming but the reception is subpar."

  • Comfort
    "Rather comfortable"

    Peaceful vacation. Tranquil location. Private balcony.

    "Very comfortable, spacious, and quiet rooms with wonderful beds."

  • Vibe
    "Awesome vibe"

    "Awesome vibe." "Stylish hotel." "Friendly atmosphere." "Hotel could use some updating." "Awesome for a beach holiday." "Nice for romantic trips." "Good resort hotel."

  • Room
    "Great room"

    Comfortable chairs. Nice king size bed. Private balcony.

    "Great beds in big, clean rooms, though the televisions are subpar." "Great balconies with pleasant views." "Bathroom is ok."

  • Breakfast
    "Breakfast is average"

    Good breakfast.

    "Breakfast is average."